The match played between Royal Challengers Bangalore and Chennai Super Kings in Bengaluru on Saturday was full of thrill. The match, crucial for playoff qualification, saw a tough competition between the two teams. Ultimately R. C.B. Qualified for the playoffs by winning this match.

CSK first failed in bowling, then flopped in batting.

CSK’s bowling was very bad. Tushar Deshpande scored 49 runs in 4 overs, Shardul Thakur scored 61 runs in 4 overs, Ravindra Jadeja scored 40 runs in 3 overs. After this, the CSK team who came to bat had a very bad start. Captain Ruturaj Gaikwad was out on zero. Daryl Mitchell 4, Shivam Dubey 7 and Mitchell Santner returned to the pavilion after scoring only 3 runs. CSK had to bear the brunt of the poor performance of these players and was out of the playoffs.

Jadeja-Dhoni batted well, but Yash Dayal snatched the victory

However, Ravindra Jadeja played a brilliant innings in batting. He scored unbeaten 42 runs in 22 balls with the help of 3 fours and 3 sixes. While MS Dhoni landed at number eight. He scored 25 runs in 13 balls with the help of 3 fours and 1 six. Dhoni took CSK to the brink of the playoffs, but lost on the second ball of the 20th over. He was caught out by Yash Dayal on his own ball.

While trying to play a big shot, Dhoni was caught out by Swapnil Singh. After this it became very difficult for CSK to qualify for the playoffs. CSK needed to score 10 runs in the last two balls to cross the 200-run mark, but Yash Dayal’s brilliant bowling made it possible for RCB.

RCB scored explosive runs

Batting first, RCB scored a lot of runs. RCB scored 218 runs losing 5 wickets in 20 overs. Virat Kohli and captain Faf du Plessis made a great start. Kohli scored 47 runs in 29 balls with the help of 3 fours and 4 sixes. Faf du Plessis scored 54 runs in 39 balls with the help of 3 fours and 3 sixes. Rajat Patidar scored 41 runs in 23 balls, Cameron Green scored 38 runs in 17 balls and Dinesh Karthik scored 14 runs in 6 balls. Glenn Maxwell remained unbeaten after scoring 16 runs in 5 balls. CSK team, which came to chase the target, could score only 191 runs after losing 7 wickets in 20 overs. In this way CSK not only lost the match by 27 runs, but was also out of the race for the playoffs.

Great performance by RCB

RCB performed brilliantly in the last matches. He won 6 consecutive matches. Midway through the season, it looked like its dream would be shattered, but the team made a strong comeback and has now become the fourth team to reach the playoffs. RCB has qualified by winning 7 out of 14 matches. She has moved up to fourth position with 14 runs and a net runrate of +0.459. While CSK remains at the fifth position with 14 points and a net run rate of +0.392.